Six Things Businesses Should Consider Before Filing Internet Defamation Claims

Six Things Businesses Should Consider Before Filing Internet Defamation Claims

Even the best businesses cannot always keep every customer, employee, business partner, or other party happy at all times.  Unfortunately, in this day and age, many of these disgruntled parties will choose to take their complaints public by posting disparaging information or content about a company online, which can cause significant damage.

One BigLaw Firm Abandons the Billable Hour

By | The Rainmaker Blog | November 19, 2014
One BigLaw Firm Abandons the Billable Hour

BigLaw labor and employment firm Jackson Lewis says that it is eliminating the billable hour in 2015 for its associates, who will now be measured on client service, responsiveness, and efficiency as well as how good a team player they are and how committed they are to pro bono work.

Big Data: Big Business, Big Privacy Issues

By | Socially Aware Blog | November 19, 2014
Big Data:  Big Business, Big Privacy Issues

Big data is now big business. In recent years, due to the exponential growth of databases (spurred at least in part by social media and cloud storage) and of the capability of technology to undertake data analytics on a massive scale, organisations have started to appreciate the potential hidden value that could be derived from their data.

How to Prove Your Firm is Different

By | Legal Marketing Blog | November 19, 2014

It amazes me that so many law firm websites say the same thing. Like we “are client focused”, “care about our clients”, “efficient”, “responsive”, “client’s interest comes first”, etc., etc.  Your firm may actually do and emphasize all these attributes. Problem is, how will prospects know that before hiring you.